AT&T and Sprint Commit to LG Optimus G
AT&T and Sprint today both announced plans to sell the LG Optimus G smartphone later this year. Neither provided pricing or availability details, but AT&T noted that it will offer the 8-megapixel camera variant of the Optimus G, while Sprint will offer the 13-megapixel variant. The Optimus G, announced several weeks ago, has a 4.7-inch display, Android 4.0, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, and a 1.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 processor.
More Carriers and Phone Makers Agree to Adopt Google's RCS-Based 'Android Messages' Service
Google today said more wireless network operators and handset manufacturers will use Android Messages, its RCS-based messaging service, as the default SMS/MMS tool on their phones. (Android Messages was previously known as Google Messenger.) Some of the features of RCS, which is a global standard, include group chat, high-resolution photo sharing, advanced calling features, and read receipts.
AT&T Says LG Phoenix 3 to Reach GoPhone March 10
AT&T recently announced the LG Phoenix 3, a low-cost Android handset intended for its GoPhone prepaid service. The device includes a 5-inch FWVGA display, and it is powered by a quad-core processor with 16 GB of storage.
Boost and Virgin Mobile Selling LG Stylo 3 for $180
Sprint-owned Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA today both kicked off sales of the LG Stylo 3. The device, first announced late last year, features a 5.7-inch 720p display.
AT&T Launching LG G6 with 2-for-1 Offer
AT&T today announced its plans to sell the LG G6 and the company is going a step further than competitor T-Mobile. For a limited time, people who purchase an LG G6 can score a second LG G6 when adding a new line.
Galaxy S8 to Cost $750, S8+ to Cost $850: Carriers Share Launch Details
Samsung's new Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones will cost $750 and $850, respectively. The phones share almost all features other than size and both ship with 64 GB of internal storage.
Looks Cheap ....
The Optimus Series has been hit or miss even at the entry level market it had been targeted for.
I really want there to be more competition than the usual suspects Apple, Samsung, HTC etc... But the other manufacturers have not been stepping up to the plate and its not like they had to write the OS... Google handed it to them gift wrapped and on a silver platter ...
Put MORE thought into the look and feel of the device. Make it more than functional, make it beautiful without being an over styled mess and if you must mark your territory on the OS and bloat it out with a skin .... ...
Put MORE thought into the look and feel of the device. Make it more than functional, make it beautiful without being an over styled mess and if you must mark your territory on the OS and bloat it out with a skin ...